GB-Oxfordshire: UKRI-2641 Upgrade of 12inch Zygo Interferometer

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Oxfordshire: UKRI-2641 Upgrade of 12inch Zygo Interferometer
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. 07517499437, Email:
Attn: STFC Procurement
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Optical readers. A replacement of the existing 12inch Zygo Interferometer is required to ensure the Quality Assurance of the large aperture optics for the Vulcan and Gemini facilities and the EPAC Project to ensure the correct specification of optics to deliver the required laser pulse to the focal point.
5. CPV Codes:
30216100 - Optical readers.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKJ14 - Oxfordshire

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Oxfordshire,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority:
9. Awarded to:

Lambda Photometrics
National ID: 01332370, Lambda House, Batford Mill Harpenden, Harpenden, AL5 5BZ, United Kingdom
Tel. 01582 764334, Email:
Attn: Ken Middleton
Value Cost: 138,380
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 01/12/2022
11. Number of Tenders Received: 1
12. Other Information:
Other Information: Redacted contract documents will be made available within the next 30 days on the UKRI website at:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 06/12/2022
Period of Work End date: 31/03/2023